Racine Symphony Orchestra Announces Receipt of National Endowment for the Arts Grant

The Racine Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce that they are a recipient of a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. This grant is supporting programming related to our October 6 Masterworks Concert and our 2018 Artist-in-Residence, hornist Jeremiah Robinson.

“The National Endowment for the Arts is committed to ensuring all Americans have access to the arts, whether they are in a small or large, rural or urban area,” said NEA Acting Chairman Mary Anne Carter. “We are proud to support organizations such as The Racine Symphony Orchestra that are providing opportunities for more people to experience and engage in the arts in their communities.”

The Concert, which begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Siena Center Chapel, 5637 Erie Street, will be proceeded by PreConcert Conversations at 6:30 p.m., a free lecture led by UW-Parkside’s Laura Rexroth. Selected music includes Mozart’s Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat (featuring Mr. Frederick), Haydn’s Symphony No. 87 and Mieczyslaw Karlowicz’s Serenade for Strings.

Tickets are $25, with students 20 and under receiving free admission.

For more information on the Racine Symphony Orchestra’s music education programs and concerts, and to purchase tickets, please visit www.racinesymphony.org or call 262-636-9285.

The Racine Symphony Orchestra’s concerts and educational programs are made possible by the generous support of The Racine Community Foundation, SC Johnson, Runzheimer Foundation, The United Performing Arts Fund, The National Endowment for the Arts, Johnson Financial Group, Educators Credit Union, Marjorie Christiansen Foundation, Burlington Community Fund and their patrons and donors.

 

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